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Scaphe Dial and Surveyor's Compass, by Alexander Ravillius, Italian, 1537

Inventory Number: 36708
Object Type:
Persons: Alexander Ravillius
Date Created: Dated 1537
Place Created: Italy Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1957-84/44a
Brief Description:
Primary Inscriptions: "RAVILLIVS M. D. XXXVII" punched on rim of scaphe.
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Ivory
glass and brass

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